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Green Street Monthly Meeting of Friends (Philadelphia, Pa.). Fair Hill Friends' Meeting


Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Fair Hill Burial Ground

Identifier: SFHL-RG4-069
Overview Fair Hill Burial Ground was established on land bequeathed by George Fox in 1690 to Friends in Pennsylvania, including six acres "for a meeting house and school house and a burying place." Part of the land was set aside as a burial ground as early 1707, but there were few interments. In 1830, it was proposed that a burial ground be established for three Hicksite Philadelphia Monthly meetings, Philadelphia, Spruce Street, and Green Street. In 1985, the property was sold to Ephesians Baptist...
Dates: 1705-[ongoing]

Fair Hill Friends Meeting photograph album, 1914 - 1945

Identifier: SFHL-PA-046
Scope and Contents

This album contains black and white snapshots of groups at meeting house and elsewhere, various activities. The album was compiled by Henry Beck.

Dates: 1914 - 1945

Collection of John Melchior Ogden papers

Identifier: SFHL-SC-171

This collection consists of the papers of John Melchior Ogden, including newspaper clippings, letters and receipts, as well as notices from charitable associations such as the Carpenters' Company and the House of Refuge. Also included are letters to Charles Smith Ogden regarding the book, In Memoriam John Melchior Ogden, as well as reminiscences of Philadelphia in 1800 by Jesse Ogden, and an engraving of Fairhill Meeting House by Joseph Pennell.

Dates: 1825-1885

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